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Therapeutics: Electronic cigarettes for smoking cessation

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A 42 year old electrician has tried to stop smoking several times, including with the aid of pharmacotherapy and behavioural support. He asks you about using electronic cigarettes (EC). His work partner stopped smoking a year ago and is still using EC now. He has heard that EC are as damaging as the real things and worries that if he ends up addicted to EC he’ll not have gained anything.


60% of current adult smokers in Great Britain have tried EC, and 18% are current EC us...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted manuscript

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10.1136/bmj.j5543

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care; Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Wadham College
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care; Primary Care Health Sciences
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care; Primary Care Health Sciences
Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
BMJ Journal website
Volume:
360
Pages:
:j5543
Publication date:
2018-01-05
Acceptance date:
2017-11-12
DOI:
EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
Pubs id:
pubs:745087
URN:
uri:dcb64f57-45bd-476d-90a4-01e1c210d795
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uuid:dcb64f57-45bd-476d-90a4-01e1c210d795
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pubs:745087

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